Did you want to Know your pan?
Sometimes it happens, we may forget things that are needed most and for a businessman forgetting things often is a common thing as one needs to deal with a lot of things.
At the same, a PAN card in a wallet is a must have a thing for a businessman as the business may involve huge transactions, and PAN is must carry forward the transactions.
You are about to sign a business deal and have to make a transaction, and suddenly you realizes that you forgot to carry in your PAN card and don’t even remember your permanent account number.
Wondering what to do next?
Well, don’t worry we will guide you to know your PAN in just minutes. Probably in seconds. This simple guide helps you to know your PAN at your fingertips. It all takes you just a fraction of a moment to do that without any delay follow this simple step by step tutorial to know you PAN.
You might have gone through our article that guides you to know PAN card status.
Well if we could think out of the box we can use the same process to get PAN. If you haven’t then go through this live instance below.
You can know your PAN in two ways based on how you obtained it.
- Through NSDL website
- Through UTI website
1) Know your Pan Through NSDL website
- First of all, point your browser to the official NSDL website or click on the below link to visit it easily.
- Once you have landed on the page, you could find a page as shown below
- The page asks you for three types of information, that we list down below.
- Application type
- Acknowledgment number
- Personal details.
Application type is mandatory and chooses new/change request from the drop down/popup.
Now out of the two types you need to pick one, probably no one remembers the acknowledgment number, so continue filling with personal details.
Enter your name in the data fields provided beside name make sure you enter the name that is printed on your PAN card.
Now enter your DOB in the DD-MM-YYYY format you can make use of the dropdown provided.
Once done with filling the details you can continue by clicking on submit button located below the form.
- It takes few seconds to load and after loading it will display your PAN information which includes your name, acknowledgment number, category, delivery status and finally you permanent account number.
- Isn’t it that simple as we mentioned earlier? It’s okay no mention.
- Go through the second method.
This tutorial was for NSDL Pan Card but yes, if you’ve applied through UTI, the process will be same.
2) Know your Pan Through UTI website
- It is also similar to NSDL but you need to enter your coupon number.
- To do that click on the link below and enter the application coupon number provided in the date field on the landing page and hit submit button.
- Voila, now you know your PAN in seconds.
Well, these are the some well know methods but to ease up things there are some other simple methods that can be really helpful to use if you were in a hurry.
We have written this because most of our readers have asked us if there is a way to know the PAN card details if it’s lost. It’s quite human that most of us don’t note our PAN card number anywhere. So in order to help them, we have made this available for such readers who reached us through comments.
Here are some other methods that are especially for our readers:
Know Your PAN by Name
This is the first and foremost simple technique that lets you know your PAN if you have lost are forgotten it.
It a just a couple minutes all you need to know your pan by name. You need just a few basic details which you usually remember well.
So in order to know your pan by name here are the basic details you need.
- Your name details which include your first name, middle name (if exist), and surname.
- Father’s name, middle name(if exist) and surname.
- Date of birth (DOB).
Once things are good to go you need to head to e-filing website to know your PAN.
You need to have an account at e-filing site. If you already have an account there just log in to your account. If you don’t have an existing account you need to create one for yourself or use an existing account of your friends.
In this case, as we don’t the PAN to register we suggest you go with your friends Account. You can use your friends or family members Account to know your PAN by logging in.
Once you have logged in go to services section which is located the menu bar. Now select know your PAN from the drop down.
Now you will get a form to fill in where you need to enter your basic personal details make sure you enter them without any typo. Doing so would cause mismatch and you would end up in getting errors.
Once you have entered the captcha code correctly hit submit and you will be able to see your personal details.
Things to be noted
For security reasons, the site has taken some measures like session expiration and double-click prevention. So you need to be quick in entering the details and submitting them.
Check for typo errors before you proceed.
The date of birth must be entered in the format of dd/mm/yyyy. If not in this format an error will be prompted
Make sure you enter the name in the correct format. It should be in the order of surname followed by first name and middle name.
Hope this method has helped you in a simple way to know your PAN by name.
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